BeCS Seminar

Seminar organized by the BeCS Network in Finland

Monthly meetings Online on Zoom


The BeCS (Behaviour Change Science) seminar features speakers from our network and beyond, presenting work in progress and work completed. The seminar series is organized by the BeCS Network in Finland. Anyone interested in our topics is welcome to join the seminar!


Join the Zoom here (meeting id: 62482218174).

Autumn 2022 schedule and speakers:

Thursday 29.9. 15-17

Matti Heino: Complexity-informed interventions from participants’ self-quantified narratives: Innovation or a marketing ploy?

Dr Katri Kostamo: Iteratiivinen ja monimenetelmällinen osatutkimus Let’s Move It -intervention prosessiarvioinnissa

Thursday 27.10 15-17

Dr Elina Renko

Eleonoora Hintsa: Identification and use of habit promoting techniques for physical activity maintenance

Spring 2022 schedule and speakers:

27th January, at 15-17

Asst Prof Keegan Knittle: Feasibility study of the In Charge Intervention


Kaisa Saurio: Psychology’s next crisis is a measurement crisis

17th February, at 15-17

Dr Olga Perski: Technology-mediated just-in-time adaptive interventions (JITAIs) to reduce harmful substance use: a systematic review


Minttu Palsola: Using behaviour change theories to improve uptake of motivating interaction styles: Preliminary results from the MotiStyleSport pretest phase

10th March, at 15-17

Matti Heino: Insights from complexity science to complement traditional behaviour change investigations


Malin Ekholm: Systematic review of interventions to increase treatment adherence in chronic kidney disease.

7th April, at 15-17

Dr Matthias Aulbach: Prejudice reduction as behavior change interventions?


Dr Katri Kostamo: Qualitative analysis of situation-specific influences on face mask use during the COVID-19 pandemic?

11th May, at 15-17

Dr Elina Renko: Individual complex pathways of changing motivational interaction behaviours: Qualitative process evaluation with a complex systems lens


Prof Nelli Hankonen: The role of behavioural theory in intervention development

14th June, at 14-15.30

Prof. Nelli Hankonen (TAU): Understanding intervention participants’ behaviour change pathways


Asst. Prof. Keegan Knittle (JYU): Overview of the ProAct project – Developing theory-based interventions to promote physical activity in sedentary parent-child dyads


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